13 Oct 2009
“Gate-Opening” Deal Signed in Hong Kong
Building Opportunities Between Hong Kong and Canadian Companies
13 October 2009 – The leading trade organisations in Hong Kong and Canada today signed an agreement to promote business opportunities between companies in the two economies.
The Memorandum of Understanding was signed by Chris Jackson, Assistant Executive Director, Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), and Dr Jayson Myers, President and CEO, Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME).
“The MOU will act as a gate-opener to create partnership opportunities between Hong Kong and Canadian companies,” said CME Chairman Dr David Fung, who witnessed the MOU signing.
The mandate of the CME, Canada’s largest trade and industry association, is to promote the competitiveness of Canadian manufacturers and enable the success of Canadian goods and services exporters in global markets.
Please contact the HKTDC's Corporate Communication Department:
Victor George Paddy
Tel: (852) 2584 4517
About the HKTDC
Established in 1966, the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is the international marketing arm for Hong Kong-based traders, manufacturers and service providers. With more than 40 offices worldwide, including 11 in the Chinese mainland, the HKTDC promotes Hong Kong as a platform for doing business with China and Asia. The HKTDC also organises trade fairs and business missions to connect companies with opportunities in Hong Kong and the mainland, while providing information via trade publications, research reports and online. For more information, www.hktdc.com